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Water Heater Burner is Not Working - Troubleshooting and Repair Tips

What to do if your water heater burner is not working and there is no hot water throughout the house. Not even for a short shower or shaving. Is the repair a DIY home project, or it requires you to call a plumber?

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How to Repair an Overheating Electric Water Heater | Preventing Tips

What causes an overheating electric water heater, and what can you do about it? Use this troubleshooting water heater article to repair overheating and avoid scalding burns.

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How to Fix Plumbing Crossover - Testing and Repair Tips

Find out more about common homeowners’ complaints: “not enough hot water” and “hot water runs out quickly,” the main symptoms of a plumbing crossover. How to prevent, test, and repair it successfully.

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How to Ignite a Water Heater – Tips on How to Light a Gas Water heater

Detail instructions on how properly to ignite a gas water heater. See what types of ignition systems are available with pros and cons. Tips on how to relight a water heater if the pilot light goes out and what causes it. Common problems when igniting a water heater.

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AO Smith Electric 50 gallon Short

Today I bought an AO Smith electric water heater from Lowes. It’s a 50 gallon short. I hooked up the water, then the wires. When I turned the breaker on,

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GE Water Heaters No Quality

My 10-year-old gas water heater started leaking water on top. This was due to no type of sealant used at the factory on the inlet, outlet, and rod threads.

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Water Heater is Not Heating | Troubleshooting and Repair Tips

What to do if your water heater is not heating. Repair tips. Common problems and troubleshooting checklist including pilot light malfunction, faulty heating elements and thermostats.

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Reliance warranty worthless

My Reliance water heater with a 12-year warranty broke down after 4 years. I called them and they gave me Return Authorization and said that many stores

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A. O. Smith warranty "gotcha"

Your A. O. Smith's 9-year-warranty water heater may in reality have nothing more than a 1-year warranty. The first paragraph of the warranty document

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How to Protect a Water Heater from Corrosion | Preventing Rust

Learn how to protect your water heater from corrosion and potential tank rupture and leaking. See what you can do about the rust problems.

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